Sat, 31 Oct 2020

Refugees flee stricken, burning, sinking migrant boat, 140 die

SAINT-LOUIS, Senegal - In what has been described as the deadliest shipwreck recorded so far this year, at least 140 ...

Three stabbed to death in Nice, French consulate in Jeddah attacked

NICE, France - A man wielding a knife on Thursday killed three people in an attack at the Basilica of ...

Golfing great comes out in support of Trump re-election

Golfing great Jack Nicklaus has already voted, and is proud to say he's voted for Donald Trump. He's now also ...

Snowden, hero to many, traitor to others, is awarded Russian residency

MOSCOW, Russia - Russia has given a permanent residence permit to Edward Snowden, the National Security Agency public interest informant.Snowden ...

Chinese stocks gain for third day in row, most other Asian markets dip

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian investors on Thursday ignored the ructions overnight on Wall Street and around the globe, keeping ...

Divisions between incumbent U.S. president and rival stark

WASHINGTON, DC - Voters choosing between President Donald Trump and former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden in the U.S. presidential ...

Britain and India shore up economic and financial ties

LONDON, UK - Britain and India entered into a range of agreements on Wednesday to solidify their relationship and promote ...

Ghaleb Cachalia | Flight of fancy: SAA is a study in folly

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan is clearly stung by the almost unanimous criticism of government's commitment to provide R10.5 billion ...

Pangasinan, La Union under Typhoon Signal 1; RDRRMC on red alert

SAN FERNANDO CITY, Oct. 31 (PIA) - As of 10 a.m. this Saturday, Typhoon "Rolly", with international name 'Goni', continues ...

Halloween 2020: Some Fun with Death and Fear, Anyone

PORTERSVILLE, PENNSYLVANIA - The setting: a rolling patch of Pennsylvania farmland, about 15 miles from the little town where "Night ...

Irish buoyant ahead of 3-way fight for Six Nations title

Ireland believe they have a "cracking opportunity" to win the Six Nations when they face France in Saturday's coronavirus-delayed final ...

Former England centre Brad Barritt chats to Sport24

Sport24 asked: How would you sum up your 15-year career?Brad Barritt: It was a very strange ending to my Saracens ...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Mbali Ntuli stands for the youth

In my personal capacity as an MP, Leader of the DA Youth, a member of Federal Council and a Federal ...

Biden, Trump Offer Remedies for College Woes

While student debt and the affordability of a college education as a youth voter issue has been overshadowed by COVID ...

COVID-19 cases in Germany surpasses 500,000

Berlin [Germany], October 31 (ANI/Sputnik): Germany has confirmed 19,059 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours marking the largest ...

Delhi's air quality hits 'very poor' category

New Delhi [India], October 31 (ANI): The Air Quality in the national capital witnessed a slight improvement on Saturday as ...

5 spooky Halloween cosplay characters to go for this season

New Delhi [India], October 31 (ANI): The festival of Halloween, celebrated on the last day of harvest in European countries, ...

France a steadfast friend across many domains: Foreign Secretary

Paris [France], October 31 (ANI): India and France on Saturday reaffirmed their strategic relationship ranging from terrorism to global warming, ...

Government brand to support New Zealand exporting companies in CIIE

Photo taken on Oct. 28, 2020 shows the New Zealand exhibition hall of the 3rd China International Import Expo (CIIE), ...

Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo tests negative for coronavirus

Turin [Italy], October 31 (ANI): Portugal and Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo is closing in on a return to the team ...

Number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil surpasses 5.5 million

Brasilia [Brazil], October 31 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Brazil has increased by 22,282 to 5,516,658 within ...

Joe Biden profile: Will former VP be third time lucky?

New Delhi [India], October 31 (ANI): Joe Biden, the former US vice president, who has served in public life for ...

Manohari Gold Tea auctioned for record price of Rs 75,000 per kg

Dibrugarh (Assam) [India], October 31 (ANI): Manohari Gold Tea, a famous tea produced by Manohari Tea Estate, was auctioned at ...

Coronavirus mutation may have made it more contagious, finds study

Washington [US], October 31 (ANI): A study involving more than 5,000 COVID-19 patients in Houston finds that the virus that ...

UN chief saddened by loss of life, damage in Turkey earthquake

New York [US], October 31 (ANI): UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has expressed sadness over the loss of life and the ...

Rapinoe, Bird reveal engagement

Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird has another ring to add to the fourth WNBA championship ring she earned this month. ...

Na'Vi advance to ESL One Germany final

Natus Vincere swept mudgolems 2-0 in the upper-bracket final of ESL One Germany on Friday, advancing to the grand final. ...

(AmazingAnhui) Hongcun Village

Photo taken on Oct. 22, 2020 shows a morning view of Hongcun Village in Yixian County of east China's Anhui ...

CIIE boosts confidence of Malaysian company's confidence in Chinese market

Photo taken on Oct. 29, 2020 shows the agarwood plantation of Gaharu Tea Valley in Gopeng, Perak, Malaysia. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)"The ...

EU Executive Takes Action Against Hungary Over New Asylum Procedures

The European Commission has opened an infringement procedure against Hungary for violating EU asylum laws.The EU executive sent the formal ...

Georgian Reforms Debut In Parliamentary Elections

Georgians vote in parliamentary elections on October 31 in what will be the first test of electoral reforms intended to ...

Cloud9 announce Fudge's promotion to LoL lineup

Cloud9 confirmed the promotion of top laner Ibrahim "Fudge" Allami from their Academy team to their League of Legends Championship ...

Tanzania's Populist Leader Declared Winner of Flawed Vote

NIAROBI, KENYA - Tanzania's populist President John Magufuli has been declared the overwhelming winner of a second term amid allegations ...

Trump, Biden Campaign in Battleground States

WHITE HOUSE - With just a few days until voters cast the last ballots in the U.S. presidential election, both ...

US Coronavirus Cases Surpass 9 Million

The U.S. surpassed 9 million confirmed coronavirus cases Friday, recording 1 million new cases in just two weeks, according to ...

Rapid COVID-19 Tests for Kenyan Truckers Revive African Economies

GENEVA - The International Organization for Migration is providing rapid COVID-19 tests to thousands of truck drivers across Kenya as ...

Schalke 04 re-signs jungler 'Gilius'

Jungler Erberk "Gilius" Demirhas has re-signed with Schalke 04 for the 2021 season, the organization announced Friday. The move comes ...

Anti-France Rally in Pakistan Turns Violent

ISLAMABAD - Police in Pakistan on Friday tear-gassed and dispersed angry protesters who tried to march toward the French Embassy ...

AP: Milad-un-Nabi celebrated in Kondapalli

Krishna (Andhra Pradesh) [India], October 31 (ANI): Milad-un-Nabi, the birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammad was celebrated in a grand manner ...

Cte d'Ivoire: Conduct election in a peaceful manner UN chief

The people of Cote d'Ivoire head to the polls tomorrow for an election that is laden with tension over 78-year-old ...

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Divisions between incumbent U.S. president and rival stark

WASHINGTON, DC - Voters choosing between President Donald Trump and former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden in the U.S. presidential ...

Georgian Reforms Debut In Parliamentary Elections

Georgians vote in parliamentary elections on October 31 in what will be the first test of electoral reforms intended to ...

Anti-France Rally in Pakistan Turns Violent

ISLAMABAD - Police in Pakistan on Friday tear-gassed and dispersed angry protesters who tried to march toward the French Embassy ...

U.S. touts Scandinavian peacekeepers in Karabakh

PanARMENIAN.Net - U.S. National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien believes that Scandinavian peacekeepers should be deployed in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone.Meetings ...

ATP roundup: Sonego swats Djokovic in Vienna

Italy's Lorenzo Sonego stunned World No. 1 Novak Djokovic on Thursday, crushing the top-seeded Serbian 6-2, 6-1 to reach the ...

New Talks Begin Over Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

Foreign ministers from Armenia and Azerbaijan met in Geneva Friday with representatives from France, Russia and the U.S. in an ...

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